News from ECA

May 16, 2023
Early colleges, like Eastern Michigan's ECA, boost college graduation rates

WEMU(89.1) talks with Dave Dugger about  Early College. 

May 1, 2023
Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce Report Interview with David Dugger

David Dugger, Executive Director, Washtenaw Educational Consortium Options was recently interviewed at The Lucy Ann Lance Show.

April 25, 2023
ECA Students Create Informative and Entertaining Video for Black History Month

ECA Students, Nevaeh Hunter and Maclaren Williams, created this video for Mr. Griffin's math class project during Black History Month.  Their news series, "Back to Black", showcases the achievements and life stories of many black mathematicians.  

April 24, 2023
PhD student organizes a day of learning about the field of engineering for the ECA

The day-long event aimed to promote learning and interest in machine learning and applied math within the local community. 

March 23, 2023
David Dugger receives Lifetime Achievement Award.

David Dugger founded the Early College Alliance at Eastern Michigan University in 2007 and is now the Executive Director of the Washtenaw Educational Consortium Options. He has been recognized for his work in early middle colleges with the Dr. Chery Wagonlander Early Middle College Lifetime Achievement Award. . Dugger is most proud of making policy and systemic changes that have led to positive student outcomes.

Link to MLive Article